JoAnne McFarland
Medium: Installation and Collage

Studio Location:
543 Union Street
Studio # 2B

Phone: 9178801886

Email: joannemcfarland55@gmail.com

Website:: joannemcfarland.com

Artist Bio:
JoAnne McFarland is a painter, poet, and curator living and working in Gowanus. Her poetry collection Identifying the Body was just published by The Word Works.

Artist Statement:
JoAnne's project space, Artpoetica, will hold its debut exhibition during Gowanus Open Studios. For the exhibition, three visual artists:

Jane Swavely
www.janeswavely.com

Elisabeth Munro Smith
www.elisabethmunrosmith.com

Nancy Lunsford
www.nancylunsford.com

will show work responding to JoAnne's poem My Broken French, which is the centerpiece of her collection.

excerpt:

Puits puis
Well then

Qui peut remplir le puits?
Who can fill the well?

J'etais femme et puis
I was a wife and then

Je ne l'etais plus
I wasn't




All images and text copyright JoAnne McFarland